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Artificial Intelligence: Open Source and Standards Bodies Drive Opportunities

Wed, 2017-06-14 03:11
Artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML) skillsets are now becoming a crucial way for technology-focused workers to differentiate themselves from the pack.

Parted Magic Disk Partitioning Live CD Updated with Linux 4.11.4, ZFS on Linux

Wed, 2017-06-14 01:23
Parted Magic creator Patrick Verner announced today the release and immediate availability of the Parted Magic 2017_06_12 updated ISO image of the commercial GNU/Linux distribution designed for disk partitioning and maintenance tasks.

Faster Firefox: It's Better Now

Tue, 2017-06-13 23:34
With E10S, our new version of Firefox nails the “just right” balance between memory and speed On the Firefox team, one thing we always hear from our users is that ...

The top 7 Linux IoT projects

Tue, 2017-06-13 21:45
It’s a Linux world, and the rest of computing is just living in it – often literally, thanks to containerization. IoT, in all of its manifold forms, is no exception, and the Linux Foundation lists these seven projects as the key players in the march of connected open-source systems.

Samba 4 with Active Directory on CentOS 7 rpm based installation with share support

Tue, 2017-06-13 20:20
This tutorial shows how to install Samba 4 with Active Directory support on CentOS 7 with precompiled packages from Wing repository and SELinux enabled.

Announcing the Release of Fedora 26 Beta

Tue, 2017-06-13 18:54
The Fedora Project is pleased to announce the immediate availability of Fedora 26 Beta, the next big step on our journey to the exciting Fedora 26 release in July. Download the prerelease from our Get Fedora site: Get Fedora 26... Continue Reading →

What is IT culture? Today's leaders need to know

Tue, 2017-06-13 17:28
"Culture" is a pretty ambiguous word. Sure, reams of social science research explore exactly what exactly "culture" is, but to the average Joe and Josephine the word really means something different than it does to academics. In most scenarios, "culture" seems to map more closely to something like "the set of social norms and expectations in a group of people." By extension, then, an "IT culture" is simply "the set of social norms and expectations pertinent to a group of people working in an IT organization."read more

Is the Moon Waxing or Waning?

Tue, 2017-06-13 16:02
In my lastarticle, I talked about the complications ofcalculating the phase of the moon and decided simply to scrape the same website that Google uses.

5 Must-Have Security Tools for Your Linux PC

Tue, 2017-06-13 14:30
Security is important, even on Linux desktops. These 5 security tools for Linux can help protect your desktop against a wide variety of security threats.

An introduction to parameter expansion in Bash

Tue, 2017-06-13 13:04
In Bash, entities that store values are known as parameters. Their values can be strings or arrays with regular syntax, or they can be integers or associative arrays when special attributes are set with the declare built-in. There are three types of parameters: positional parameters, special parameters, and variables.For the sake of brevity, this article will focus on a few classes of expansion methods available for string variables, though these methods apply equally to other types of parameters.read more

Linux Mint 18.2 “Sonya” Beta Is Now Available

Tue, 2017-06-13 11:38
Launched just some days ago, Linux Mint 18.2 “Sonya” is another LTS variant in the series of 18 and 18.1. However, the distro is still in beta, the team has promised that it will be possible to upgrade to the stable version through beta or 18.1 or 18 through native updates. The updates will be started after the launch of the stable version.

Say hello to Dvmap: The first Android malware with code injection

Tue, 2017-06-13 10:13
A powerful Android trojan with novel code injection features that posed as a game was distributed through the Google Play Store before its recent removal.

Ubuntu Devs Begin Testing Wayland on Computers with AMD, Nvidia and Intel GPUs

Tue, 2017-06-13 08:47
Now that they choose to ditch their powerful Unity desktop environment for GNOME, the Ubuntu Desktop development team has a lot of work on their hands testing various components and technologies that aren't quite familiar.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.4 Beta now available

Tue, 2017-06-13 07:21
This morning Red Hat has announced the release of RHEL 7.4 Beta providing a "rich and stable foundation for both existing applications and a new generation of workloads and solutions".

How to configure MySQL Multi-Master Replication on Oracle Linux

Tue, 2017-06-13 05:55
This tutorial explains how to setup and configure MySQL multi-master replication on Oracle Linux. Please note that even though the configuration is made under Oracle Linux, yet the steps and configuration are mainly the same to CentOS and Red Hat Linux.

WordPress 4.8 Delivers Features Aimed at Improving User Experience

Tue, 2017-06-13 04:30
First new major milestone release for 2017 of popular blogging and CMS platform adds new widgets to make easier to display content.

How to Mount S3 Bucket on Linux CentOS, RHEL and Ubuntu using S3FS

Tue, 2017-06-13 03:04
Amazon S3 is a cloud based web service interface where we can store and retrieve any amount of data. In order to upload your data, first you need to create an S3 bucket in one of the Amazon regions. In case you want to access this data in Bucket on Linux system you need to Mount S3 Bucket on Linux flavors such as CentOS, RHEL and Ubuntu.This Post will quickly guide you how to mount s3 bucket on Linux flavors such as CentOS, RHEL and Ubuntu using S3FS.

Open source RF signal generator features WiFi

Tue, 2017-06-13 01:38
An Arduino-Due based “ERASynth” RF signal generator starts at $499, and offers WiFi and a multiloop integer-N PLL for better performance and reduced noise. Istanbul, Turkey based startup ERA Instruments has successfully funded its open spec ERASynth RF signal generator on Crowd Supply, having raised over $30,000. The ERASynth offers some features found on much […]

3 Easy Ways To Create Or Extend Swap Space In Linux

Tue, 2017-06-13 00:12
Swap is space on a disk that is reserved to be used as virtual memory when the amount of physical memory (RAM-random access memory) is full.

Virtualization – libvirt GUI

Mon, 2017-06-12 22:46
If you have read my article on libvirt you may have noticed it was all command-line. In this article we will look at the use of a Graphical User Interface (GUI) to manage the installation and removal of Virtual Clients (VC).